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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about any of the things listed below? GETTING TESTED FOR HIV(THE VIRUS THAT CAUSES AIDS)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 999 163 15.3 12.7-18.2 836 84.7 81.8-87.3
Age
< 20 years 94 13 10.1 4.7-20.5 81 89.9 79.5-95.3
20-24 years 243 30 10.6 6.6-16.6 213 89.4 83.4-93.4
25-34 years 509 89 16.6 13.0-20.9 420 83.4 79.1-87.0
35+ years 153 31 22.1 14.9-31.4 122 77.9 68.6-85.1
Race
White 721 123 16.3 13.3-19.8 598 83.7 80.2-86.7
Black 240 36 12.5 8.0-19.1 204 87.5 80.9-92.0
Other 38 4 9.7 2.7-29.4 34 90.3 70.6-97.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 124 20 12.6 7.2-21.1 104 87.4 78.9-92.8
No 875 143 15.8 13.0-19.0 732 84.2 81.0-87.0
Education
< High School 192 24 10.0 5.9-16.4 168 90.0 83.6-94.1
High School 287 51 15.2 10.6-21.3 236 84.8 78.7-89.4
> High School 518 87 17.4 13.8-21.7 431 82.6 78.3-86.2
Marital Status
Married 642 116 17.1 13.9-20.9 526 82.9 79.1-86.1
Other 357 47 11.9 8.1-17.1 310 88.1 82.9-91.9
Income
14,999 or less 285 36 8.2 5.1-13.0 249 91.8 87.0-94.9
15,000-24,999 154 28 22.1 14.5-32.0 126 77.9 68.0-85.5
25,000-49,999 175 28 13.5 8.6-20.6 147 86.5 79.4-91.4
50,000 or more 294 58 20.3 15.4-26.4 236 79.7 73.6-84.6
WIC recipient
No 545 93 18.2 14.6-22.4 452 81.8 77.6-85.4
Yes 451 69 11.7 8.4-15.9 382 88.3 84.1-91.6
Medicaid recipient
No 466 88 20.0 16.0-24.8 378 80.0 75.2-84.0
Yes 533 75 11.0 8.1-14.8 458 89.0 85.2-91.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 449 76 16.8 13.7-20.5 373 83.2 79.5-86.3
2500+ grams 550 87 15.1 12.4-18.3 463 84.9 81.7-87.6

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 25JUN07

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